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    Re: How are the new TLDs doing so far?
    by PeterBarron (pebarron@hotmail.com) on Friday July 12 2002, @08:04AM (#7815)
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    I cannot help but wonder as to the idea of a registry that has a policy that says "no parking"?

    In other words, domains that do not resolve to an active web site will be deleted after a 30 day notice.

    Yes, I realize that domains are used for other things like email and FTP, but I'm thinking exclusively in terms of a TLD intended for web sites only. You can guess which one I'm thinking about.

    ++Peter
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    Re: How are the new TLDs doing so far?
    by fnord (groy2kNO@SPAMyahoo.com) on Friday July 12 2002, @02:46PM (#7830)
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    I didn't bother to go through the extra steps necessary for a GoDaddy WHOIS query (which BTW I would like to see other registrars adopt, kudos to GoDaddy), but I don't get the sense that freemovietheatertickets.com is the homepage for a megacorp. Looks more like some lamer trying to draw traffic with a bunch of keywords and if he can do better with a shorter name, more power to him. -g
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